West End Cultural Centre Articles

Skydiggers to Perform Christmas Show at WECC

Skydiggers to Perform Christmas Show at WECC

An acoustic Christmas concert put on by The Skydiggers will turn the West End Cultural Centre into a festive venue next month. The hometown band's Jessy Bell Smith, Michael Johnston, Josh Finlayson and Andy Maize, will perform on Friday, December 5. The concert is...

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Ismaila Alfa to Launch New Album at WECC

Ismaila Alfa to Launch New Album at WECC

Winnipeg musician and radio personality Ismaila Alfa is about to release a new album to a local crowd at the West End Cultural Centre. Alfa will perform Saturday, November 15 with Mariachi Ghost while he releases Harmattan. The album is described as a "stomping,...

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West End Cultural Centre Names New GM

West End Cultural Centre Names New GM

The West End Cultural Centre has a new general manager at the helm. The WECC has announced Jack Jonasson will assume the role effective October 6. Jonasson has 15 years of music experience with a broad perspective that encompasses the artist, management, promotion,...

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The Smalls to Reunite for Show at WECC

The Smalls to Reunite for Show at WECC

Alberta-based rockers The Smalls will play the West End Cultural Centre next month. Part of their Slight Return 2014 Tour, the band will be in Winnipeg on Thursday, October 23. "We were blown away by the feedback and support we got after playing the two Alberta...

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New Mentorship Mural Being Unveiled in West End

The West End BIZ is unveiling this year's Mural Mentorship mural this morning. The mural will be the latest addition to the outdoor gallery, Memories of Ellice Avenue, located at 555 Ellice. Over 200 local youth of various ages helped in creating the mural project....

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The Backhomes to Play WECC in August

The Backhomes to Play WECC in August

Two-piece psych pop band The Backhomes are getting set to play the West End Cultural Centre on Wednesday, August 6. The Victoria-based Montreal transplants will be supported by Winnipeg wave-makers Vampires and The Hours. The Backhomes most recently released their new...

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Summer Poetry Slam Bringing Lyricists Together

Summer Poetry Slam Bringing Lyricists Together

The first in a series of all-ages poetry slams will begin July 7 at the West End Cultural Centre. Feature poet for the evening will be Saskatoon's Ahmad Majid. A clever lyricist with a mind for social justice, Ahmad is a three-time slam team member, and a finalist at...

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